With Adobe Digital Editions (ADE) 3.0 or more recent, full-document downloads can be read by screen readers

For more info, see Adobe Digital Editions FAQs at:


Click “How do I use it with screen reading technology?

Adobe Digital Editions mobile apps do not appear to support screen readers

  • Testing on an iPad, the Adobe Digital Editions iOS app did not work with VoiceOver.

To upgrade to the newest version of Adobe Digital Editions, proceed as if to install Adobe Digital Editions, and it will detect that you’re upgrading:

  1. From your computer, go to
  2. Scroll down and click: “Download Adobe Digital Editions ›
  3. Follow the steps as prompted